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About This Show
Discover what it takes and what it means to think entrepreneurially from thought leaders throughout the St. Louis region. Cheryl and Christy bring to you the best and most experienced trailblazers around to give you insights to unlock your pioneer potential for creativity, innovation and experimentation.
Most Recent Episode
ETHINKSTL-06-Abe and Nicole Adewale | ABNA Engineering
4 days ago
Meet the dynamic husband-and-wife team that blends engineering excellence with enterprise. They do so while dedicating their lives toward the advancement of young and emerging engineering talent. They are community leaders and pace-setters for our region's growth. Abe and Nicole Adewale of ABNA Engineering are with us today.
Abe and Nicole Adewale, founders of ABNA Engineering, a civil and structural engineering firm. They design for industrial, educational, healthcare and commercial projects and provide surveying, Geotech, construction management, testing & inspection and planning for major public works projects. Abe and Nicole founded ABNA Engineering in 1994 after a decade of service at the Illinois Department of Transportation working on major roadway and bridge construction projects.
In this episode:
-What engineering represents to each of them.
-How and why did it engineering emerge into entrepreneurship for the Adewales.
-What is their overarching business philosophy.
-What are some of the challenges they've experienced along the way.
-How did they step out of their comfort zones.
-The importance of minority inclusion in business development.
-What does that mean for the Adewales to be leaders in the community and what that involves.
-How they find balance with family, work, community.
-The lessons they've learned that they want to infuse in emerging engineers.
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